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2017 Traditional Building covers

February 2018
The February 2018 issue of Traditional Building features its annual Guidebook, the year's biggest hit list, how the Minnesota capitol received a facelift and the restoration of the Colorado House and Senate.

December 2017
The December 2017 issue of Traditional Building features a profile of architect David B. Meleca, the new construction of Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and Newman Center in Lincoln, NE, the restoration of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple and more.

October 2017
The October 2017 issue of Traditional Building features a profile of The Jeffris Foundation, The Restoration of Al. Ringling Theatre By Isthmus Architecture, John G. Waite Associates' restoration of Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda at the University of Virginia, and more. 

August 2017
The August 2017 issue of Traditional Building focuses on the 2017 Clem Labine winner Duncan Stroik, a book review of Rethinking Modernism and the Built Environment, and the resurrection of a Newport, RI car museum.

June 2017
The June 2017  issue showcases the 2017 Palladio winners and details of their extraordinary work, a book review of Masters of Campus Placemaking, and a forum on the constant tension in classical architecture between reproduction and invention.

April 2017
The April 2017 issue highlights the restoration and repair of the cast-iron dome on U.S. Capitol Building, how young preservationists are saving buildings in Ohio, how a renovated savings bank in Chicago now serves as an art and community center, and more. 

February 2017
The February 2017 issue focuses on a recap of 2016, how a free digital library offers more than 8,000 historic brochures, a book review of Harrison Design 25, and more.

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